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TransporAction Pontiac gets new mini bus

TransporAction Pontiac gets new mini bus

BY HAMISH MCKILLOP Equity Reporter Campbell’s Bay-based-TransporAction Pontiac received its first fully-owned, brand-new $115,000 mini bus Monday, after nine years of providing quality rural transportation accommodations to Pontiac residents. The…

A vow to preserve history

A vow to preserve history

BY JULIELEE STITT Equity Reporter Seated in a chair on the third floor of the St. Joseph’s Convent, Lorna Roel recalled how in 1956 she would walk the short distance…

Shawville’s Hockey Wall of Fame unveiled

Shawville’s Hockey Wall of Fame unveiled

BY ANDREA CRANFIELD Equity Editor Fourteen hockey greats from Shawville were forever immortalized on Saturday at the first annual Shawville Wall of Fame Induction Ceremony. About 300 people showed up…

Doom and gloom for local crops if drought continues

Doom and gloom for local crops if drought continues

BY JULIELEE STITT Equity Reporter Martin and Ruth Roth have been farming in Pontiac since 1999, after moving to the area from Switzerland. On Monday morning, sitting at their kitchen…

Fire Chief Laframboise goes full time

Fire Chief Laframboise goes full time

BY HAMISH MCKILLOP Equity Reporter “It’s needed, and I want to do it, so that’s a good combination,” was the response given by Shawville/Clarendon Fire Chief Lee Laframboise, who took…

Bearly there

Bearly there

BY ANDREA CRANFIELD Equity Editor A couple weeks ago, Sheenboro resident Betty Morris was sleeping in her home when she woke up at 1:30 a.m. to a noise at her…

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